Oops. Did you receive a letter?
The Virginia Department of Elections has erroneously mailed notifications to about 125,000 registered Virginia voters informing them that they may no longer be eligible to vote in the commonwealth, according to an email sent Tuesday to Virginia registrars.
The letters went to individuals who have not moved out of state, Matthew J. Davis, chief information officer with the Department of Elections, wrote in the email.
Read more at this link.
7-Eleven is partnering with the USO and the Every Moment Counts campaign to help deliver meaningful moments for our troops and their families at participating 7-Eleven locations across the country. Customers can make a donation to the USO via coin canisters located near the registers now through September 2nd. The USO is a terrific organization dedicated to lifting the spirits of America’s troops and their families.
So, when you’re checking out, if you can, please consider donating at least what you can to help the USO help military members and/or their family, those who have sacrificed so much for our freedoms.
I just LOVE how the sun hits this building at dusk sometimes. Imagine Artwear is located at 1124 King Street in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. For more information about the shop, visit this link. Support small business in Alexandria! Click on the image for a larger picture.
Amazing list compiled here by Tim Richardson at the Washington Post. How many do you remember? Which of these transportation projects do you think would work today?
This is an update to this post.
Jackson Crossing will be a 78-unit affordable housing community that will serve families earning 60% or less of the area median income (AMI). The building will be five stories tall on the east side, and taper down to three stories on the west. Construction is projected to take 18 months, with leasing estimated to take place at the end of 2015.
Hard to believe school is already back in session for these kids. Samuel Tucker Elementary is on a modified school calendar which has shown to have tremendous benefits for students.
For more information about Samuel Tucker Elementary, visit this link.
As part of the City of Alexandria’s concert series, the band Four Star Combo will be performing at Ben Brenman Park in Alexandria’s west end TONIGHT at 7:00 PM.
For more information about Four Star Combo, visit this link. for more community events, click this link.